"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Sandy Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east. The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS824764

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Saturday
19 August


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:49 BST
(03:49 GMT)

Low Tide 10:59 BST
(09:59 GMT)

High Tide 17:21 BST
(16:21 GMT)

Low Tide 23:34 BST
(22:34 GMT)

Sunday
20 August


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1023
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:53 BST
(04:53 GMT)

Low Tide 11:55 BST
(10:55 GMT)

High Tide 18:17 BST
(17:17 GMT)

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:46 BST
(05:46 GMT)

Low Tide 12:44 BST
(11:44 GMT)

High Tide 19:07 BST
(18:07 GMT)

Low Tide 23:28 GMT

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:14 BST
(00:14 GMT)

High Tide 07:33 BST
(06:33 GMT)

Low Tide 13:29 BST
(12:29 GMT)

High Tide 19:53 BST
(18:53 GMT)

Wednesday
23 August


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:57 BST
(00:57 GMT)

High Tide 08:16 BST
(07:16 GMT)

Low Tide 14:11 BST
(13:11 GMT)

High Tide 20:34 BST
(19:34 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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